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Bette Davis Midler is an American singer, songwriter, actress, comedian, and producer, also known (by her informal stage name) as The Divine Miss M. During her career, she has won four Grammy Awards, four Golden Globes, three Emmy Awards, and a Tony Award, and has been nominated for two Academy Awards. She is well known for her title roel in the 1979 comedy The Rose and Brenda Morelli Cushman in 1996's The First Wives Club. She also voiced Kitty Galore in 2010's Cats and Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore.

Her most well known Disney film appearance was in 1993's Hocus Pocus as Winifred Sanderson. She also voiced Georgette the poodle in the 1988 animated feature Oliver and Company. When she appeared as a guest star on Christmas in Rockefeller Center with Billy Crystal in 2012, she hangs out with the Muppets backstage for a photo-op and takes kisses with Miss Piggy.

She also starred in The Lottery, a short film produced for the Disney’s Hollywood Studios Park in Florida for guests of the park’s Backstage Studio Tour.

She was named a Disney Legend at the 2019 D23 Expo.

Disney filmography

Year Film Character Studio
1988 Oliver & Company Georgette Walt Disney Animation Studios
1993 Hocus Pocus Winifred Sanderson Walt Disney Pictures
1999 Fantasia 2000 Herself Walt Disney Animation Studios

Touchstone filmography

Year Film Character Studio
1986 Down and Out in Beverly Hills Barbara Whiteman Silver Screen Partners II
1986 Ruthless People Barbara Stone Silver Screen Partners II
1987 Outrageous Fortune Sandy Brozinsky Interscope Communications
Silver Screen Partners II
1988 Big Business Sadie Shelton/Sadie Ratliff Silver Screen Partners III
1988 Beaches Cecilia Carol Bloom All Girl Productions
Silver Screen Partners IV
1990 Stella Stella Claire The Samuel Goldwyn Company
1991 Scenes from a Mall Deborah Fifer Silver Screen Partners IV

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Trivia

  • Some of the original concept art for Elsa was based on Bette Midler.
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